Words: Pat Sullivan Bootfitter/CPED@ Jackson Hole Sports As we all know, picking out that right ski boot can be quite the task. In addition, finding the right bootfitter you can trust offers its own set of challenges. Letting go of your old ski boots is like giving up your old favorite slippers. You don’t want… Read more »
Monthly Archives:: December 2013
Editor’s Note: As an Exum guide, Zahan guides athletes and crew for local production company Teton Gravity Research. As part of this process, Z helps instruct the crew in an annual workshop designed to maximize safety while the crew is skiing/riding in remote backcountry terrain. I’m just returning from the 2013 International Pro Riders Workshop… Read more »
Words: JH Athlete Crystal Wright There is no doubt that Jackson Hole’s female athletes can ski with the best of the boys, but it doesn’t mean they always want to. Growing up in Jackson I was inspired by the camaraderie of the infamous Jackson Hole Air Force – skiing’s biggest underground fraternity, it’s members being… Read more »
Hey Folks, I would like to introduce myself as a new blogger on the block. I’ve been living in Jackson for 8 years, originally from Michigan, schooled at Colorado College (go tigers!), and I’ve finally landed myself a nice little family and life here in Jackson Hole. I’ve got a handsome husband that I met… Read more »
This week from Stephen McDonald, Board Certified Pedorthist at Jackson Hole Sports: Jackson Hole can be a cold mountain! Cold snowy days, clear cold days and cloudy cold days- we have ‘em all. Cold is great for snow, but not always great for our feet. The issue I hear most about is frigid feet. As… Read more »
Get in the Holiday spirit this Thursday evening (December 12th) with the Teton Village Block Party. The Block Party fun includes 20% off at participating Teton Village businesses, the annual TVS Martini Party from 4-7pm and free Manhattan’s at Wool & Whiskey. Details: 20% Off from 5-8 PM at MADE, Rodeo, Wool & Whiskey, Teton… Read more »
Jax n’ Lance here. We are two adventure seekers that spend our Summer’s nestled in our home of Hood River, OR and are stoked to spend our third winter season shredding in the mighty Tetons. We are entrepreneurs, adventure partners, and best friends who have a lot of passion for skiing and living life to… Read more »
*Editor’s Note: Joanna Sheets is a Certified Nurse Midwife in Jackson, but also a foodie enthusiast. She co-authors the blog WholeGreenLove.com. Her and her husband, Ryan, recently moved to Jackson and will be documenting their first year adventures from skiing to the best Thai in town. If you are headed to Jackson this… Read more »
The tram opened up along with Sublette today, giving Jackson Hole 4,139 vertical feet of top to bottom skiing. The snow got even better throughout the day, as steady snowfall accompanied cold temperatures. We got out to “sample the conditions” aka ski some powder, and found plenty of goodies. Big Red is flying again!
Editor’s Note: Zahan Billimoria is proud dad as well as an accomplished mountaineer and guide for Exum Mountain Guides (see Zahan in action here, guiding for Teton Gravity Research). Zahan (“Z”) will be blogging for us this season with his adventures in parenthood and ski mountaineering with clients and on his free time. Welcome, Z!